Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Bic Island

Canadian steam merchant

Bic Island under her former name Capo Noli. Photo from

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Canadian steam merchant Bic Island.

Aboard Bic Island when hit on 29 Oct 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
CanadianAnthony, William, Merchant Navy54CookBic Island +
CanadianBlack, Robert, Merchant Navy43DonkeymanBic Island +
BritishBooth, William, British Army29Gunner (DEMS gunner)Bic Island +
CanadianBrown, James, Merchant Navy45MasterBic Island +
CanadianBuchanan, Stewart Walter, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerBic Island +
CanadianCampbell, Clarence Arthur, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanBic Island +
CanadianCannon, George E., Merchant Navy54Fifth Engineer OfficerBic Island +
CanadianChapman, Basil Philip, Merchant Navy29CarpenterBic Island +
CanadianCrombie, David, Merchant Navy33Second OfficerBic Island +
CanadianDavidson, William, Merchant Navy28FiremanBic Island +
CanadianGilder, Edward Joseph, Merchant Navy21Deck HandBic Island +
CanadianGoodspeed, Charles, Merchant Navy26OilerBic Island +
CanadianHabib, Fred, Merchant Navy17Second CookBic Island +
CanadianHannah, John Munro, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanBic Island +
CanadianHannan, James A., Merchant Navy41Chief Engineer OfficerBic Island +
CanadianKean, Russel James, Merchant Navy24FiremanBic Island +
CanadianLamontagne, Jean, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanBic Island +
CanadianLong, Lawrence David, Merchant Navy32Second Radio OfficerBic Island +
CanadianMaloney, Lawrence, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanBic Island +
CanadianMcGowan, Vincent C., Merchant Navy18Able SeamanBic Island +
CanadianMcGuffog, George, Merchant Navy32Pantry BoyBic Island +
CanadianMcIntosh, James Mcdonald, Merchant Navy34OilerBic Island +
BritishMead, Frederick, RN32Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Bic Island +
CanadianMiller, George, Merchant Navy36FiremanBic Island +
CanadianNaugler, Reginald C., Merchant Navy25Able SeamanBic Island +
CanadianPain, Arthur, Merchant Navy31Third OfficerBic Island +
CanadianPitman, Frank Francis Horn, Merchant Navy42First Radio OfficerBic Island +
CanadianRobbins, Leslie R., Merchant Navy18Mess Room StewardBic Island +
BritishRoberts, John Enos, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Bic Island +
CanadianRunciman, Thomas Runciman, Merchant Navy33First OfficerBic Island +
CanadianSecretan, Harold James, Merchant Navy21Second StewardBic Island +
CanadianSinclair, Alex, Merchant Navy41Ordinary SeamanBic Island +
BritishSirdefield, Stanley, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Bic Island +
CanadianSmith, Thomas Coubrough, Merchant Navy30Third Engineer OfficerBic Island +
BritishSwindells, William Henry, RN29Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Bic Island +
CanadianThers Nielsen, Knud Carl Peter, Merchant Navy28Chief StewardBic Island +
CanadianThomson, Jack H., Merchant Navy25Second Engineer OfficerBic Island +
CanadianTibbo, Henry Albert James, Merchant Navy23Boatswain (Bosun)Bic Island +
CanadianWilliams, Robert, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanBic Island +
CanadianWilson, John, Merchant Navy23Deck HandBic Island +
CanadianWinn, Leslie James, Merchant Navy21FiremanBic Island +

41 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

People missing from this listing? Or perhaps additional information?
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